African Plant Database


Croton nigritanus Scott-Elliot
Family : EUPHORBIACEAE
Information on the genus : Croton
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Croton nudifolius Baker & Hutch. (1912)
=Croton dinklagei Pax & K. Hoffm. (1910)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub to 3,5 m tall.
Ecology : Usually in moist places by rivers.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1991). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Généralités et Anonaceae à Pandanaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 1: 209
 
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Map
carte afrique num 107198
 
Record n°107198
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